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Cincinnati Reds to visit National Museum USAF on Jan 19

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  • By Rob Bardua
  • National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

National Museum of the U.S. Air Force visitors will have the opportunity to meet members of the Cincinnati Reds organization on Jan. 19 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.


Second baseman Scooter Gennett; pitchers Cody Reed and Sal Romano; minor league infielder Brantley Bell; broadcaster Jeff Piecoro; Reds CEO Bob Castellini; Vice President and Senior Advisor to the General Manager Buddy Bell; Vice President of Player Development Shawn Pender; and mascot Mr. Red are scheduled to appear at the museum stop.


The visit will begin with a question and answer session, followed by an autograph session. Seating and autographs will only be guaranteed for the first 450 fans in attendance. Standing room will also be available for additional guests who wish to listen to the question and answer session.


One lucky fan will receive two tickets to the 2019 Opening Day game vs. the Pittsburgh Pirates on March 28.


Museum doors open at 9 a.m.


The visit to the museum by the Reds is part of the 2019 Winter Caravan, which will make a total of 17 stops in five states, covering 3,800 miles.


Federal endorsement of the Cincinnati Reds is not implied.


The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton, Ohio, is the world’s largest military aviation museum. With free admission and parking, the museum features more than 350 aerospace vehicles and missiles and thousands of artifacts amid more than 19 acres of indoor exhibit space. Each year about one million visitors from around the world come to the museum. For more information, visit

NOTE TO PUBLIC: For more information, please contact the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force at (937) 255-3286.

NOTE TO MEDIA: For more information, please contact Michael Anderson with the Cincinnati Reds at (513) 235-4238 or Rob Bardua at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force Public Affairs Division at (937) 255-1386.